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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Fair

-24°F

-31°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.43 in (1032.7 mb)
Dewpoint -28°F (-33°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Dec 5:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Bluff AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -26. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near -9. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: -9 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around -19. East wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: -19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near -8. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: -8 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -19. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near -9.

    Sunny

    High: -9 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -26. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near -9. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around -19. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near -8. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -19. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near -9.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near -8.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -8.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Bluff AK
 64.79°N 147.18°W (Elev. 492 ft)
3:22 pm AKST Dec 9, 2016
6pm AKST Dec 9, 2016-6pm AKST Dec 16, 2016
 
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